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<?xml version="1.0"?>
<api>
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        <page value="20061129100432" timestamp="2006-11-29T10:04:32Z" ns="0" title="Figures of Comparison - List" />
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        <page value="20061207075423" timestamp="2006-12-07T07:54:23Z" ns="0" title="Miscellaneous Figures" />
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</api>